a-raoir

Scottish GaelicEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish irráir (the time before the dawn) (compare Irish aréir, Manx riyr).

AdverbEdit

a-raoir

  1. last night, last evening

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ReferencesEdit

  • a-raoir” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.
  • Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors (2019), “irráir”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language